Sth Canterbury v Eastern Southland

The South Canterbury men’s team played Eastern Southland in their Ian Smith Trophy tournament game at Aorangi Park, Timaru, today. Cold, rainy and windy conditions didn’t help and Eastern Southland went 2-1 into the lead, before South Canterbury finally pressed hard for a 2-2 draw.

Harlies 20th Jubilee: The Jerseys

Limited edition Harlequins RFC jerseys were worn by senior players during their 20th Jubilee match against Old Boys yesterday. A certain amount of ceremony accompanied the handing out of the match ¬†jerseys to the players and Harlequins club stalwart Murray Roberts had the honour. The Timaruonline camera had exclusive access ¬†to the Harlequins’ changing room to witness the ceremony, the pre-match preparation and some post-match activity. The jerseys were auctioned off at last night’s celebrations.